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KUMC Policy on TB Screening for Non-Degree Seeking Students


This policy presents state regulations and mandatory process for the evaluation of tuberculosis.

This policy will impact the health and safety concerns for students and maintain patient safety.

Applies to: 

Students on the KUMC Campus only

Medical Center, Kansas City
Policy Statement: 

Non-degree seeking students enrolled at KUMC are required to complete yearly tuberculosis screening.  This requirement may be waived for online students.  Please see KUMC Tuberculosis Screening Policy.

Non-degree seeking students are not required to submit additional health information. 


Failure to comply with policies may affect academic standing.


Stephanie Jernigan
​KUMC Student Health Services Director
Student Center 1012
3901 Rainbow Blvd
Kansas City, KS 66160

Approved by: 
Vice Chancellor of Student Services - Dr. Vince Loffredo
Approved on: 
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Effective on: 
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Review Cycle: 
Annual (As Needed)

The policies are based on CDC guidelines and/or collaborating institutional requirements to address healthcare and occupational safety.

KU, Medical Center, Student, Health, Services
Review, Approval & Change History: 

09/27/2016: Reviewed no changes.

05/06/2016: Removed Date Last Reviewed

07/23/2015: Published online to the Policy Library

03/25/2015: Reviewed

06/05/2014: Approved by Vice Chancellor of Student Services


Operational Categories: 
Health & Safety
Student Life Categories: 
Health & Wellness

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